How to Create a Beautiful and Productive Home Study

  How to Create a Beautiful and Productive Home Study Are you wondering how to create a productive home study? Whether you’re using your study to bring work home from…

It’s time to get healthy

Time to get healthy I have been quite unexpectedly unwell this year and as a result have really piled on the pounds. Not just a few..quite a lot and it’s…

Kokosonto: Bespoke textile prints for home furnishings

I love to support and showcase new ventures and Kokosonto is really exciting.   They sell a range of beautiful fabrics and home accessories. Abiola, a textile design graduate  launched…

Design inspiration for your home

I’m sure you all know by now that I love interior design and  find inspiration everywhere. I love to find new resources that lead to new ideas If you are…

My dream lounge

I found a lovely competition over at Little Stuff to design my dream lounge My dream lounge would be  full of vivid colour against bright white walls and blinds.  Full…

Beautiful Things by Ellie Aindow

Lovely Ellie  blogs over at The Mummy Diary, she originally setup the blog as a place to anonymously write down her thoughts and feelings after a few traumatic years with…

A Rose in black and white

A Rose in black and white I often think we are so dazzled by the amazing colours and fragrances of roses we forget to look at quite how perfectly they…

Creating a beautfiul bedroom for my daughter

My daughter is growing up and is moving away from the pinks and the fairies and flowers and the butterflies that filled her younger years. At 7 she has started…

Win a beautiful make up mirror from Pebble Grey

I beleive the perfect bathroom is one that is light bright and airy. Whatever style you choose should reflect what you like. Mine is white bright and uncluttered. Easy to…

Beautiful Things by Jen Walshaw

Jen writes at Mum in the Mad House, in addition to A Thrifty Mum about living a creative life with her two boys Maxi (9) and Mini (8).  Jen is…

Falling in love with Harry Potter

Falling in love with Harry Potter      

Garden Wisdom

  Garden Wisdom   “We can complain because rose bushes have thorns or rejoice because thorn bushes have roses.” – Abraham Lincoln If nothing ever changed, there’d be no butterflies. …

Beautiful Things By Marianne Weekes

Marianne Weekes blogs at  Mari’s World She is a fairly newly mariied mother of four and (young!) nana to three, Marianne Weekes has spent half her life in the UK…

How blessed we are

My husband’s beautiful,wise, kind, funny Grandma is 94 this week. Lovely Joan Hill how very blessed I have been to gain you in my life. My own grandmothers passed away…

A Netmums Film – Family Garden Inspiration

About 6 weeks ago I made a film for Netmums talking about my family garden along with Penny from Alexander Residence and Jen from Love Chic Living. Oh I had…

A colourful fitted kitchen

I have wanted a new fitted kitchen ever since I moved into this house. The kitchen I have is utterly bizarre. It looks normal from the outside but there is…

A beautiful start for your baby

  After months of backache and fretting, your new arrival is here, and now you find yourself faced with a whole new array of worries. There are all these myths…